The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 223 224 192
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 27 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.41% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.43% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 32
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7148 6551 5517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.70% 95.14% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5860 5073 4482
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Yorkshire region.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire +17 14 £35,000 -5.40%
West Yorkshire -6 11 £45,000 +12.50% 2
South Yorkshire -4 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Senior Software Engineer
England

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 41 (83.67%) C#
3 33 (67.35%) WPF
4 24 (48.98%) .NET
5 21 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
6 20 (40.82%) Automated Testing
6 20 (40.82%) Unit Testing
7 19 (38.78%) WCF
8 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
9 15 (30.61%) Use Case
10 14 (28.57%) HTML
11 13 (26.53%) SQL
11 13 (26.53%) MVC
11 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (26.53%) Silverlight
12 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
13 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
13 10 (20.41%) CSS
13 10 (20.41%) XML
14 8 (16.33%) Android
15 7 (14.29%) HTML5
15 7 (14.29%) Android Development
15 7 (14.29%) OO
15 7 (14.29%) Linux
15 7 (14.29%) Java
15 7 (14.29%) Retail
16 6 (12.24%) Coaching
16 6 (12.24%) ReSharper

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) IIS
1 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) Big Data
3 4 (8.16%) MySQL
4 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) ReSharper
2 5 (10.20%) FitNesse
2 5 (10.20%) Moq
2 5 (10.20%) SoapUI
2 5 (10.20%) SpecFlow
3 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.08%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (14.29%) Retail
2 5 (10.20%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.08%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (67.35%) WPF
2 24 (48.98%) .NET
3 19 (38.78%) WCF
4 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
5 14 (28.57%) HTML
6 13 (26.53%) Silverlight
7 10 (20.41%) XML
7 10 (20.41%) CSS
7 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (14.29%) HTML5
9 5 (10.20%) Gherkin
9 5 (10.20%) Web Services
10 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
11 2 (4.08%) OpenGL
11 2 (4.08%) Spring
11 2 (4.08%) jQuery
11 2 (4.08%) Spring MVC
11 2 (4.08%) JSP
11 2 (4.08%) Servlets
12 1 (2.04%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Android
2 7 (14.29%) Linux
3 5 (10.20%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (40.82%) Automated Testing
2 20 (40.82%) Unit Testing
3 15 (30.61%) Use Case
4 13 (26.53%) MVC
4 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
6 7 (14.29%) OO
6 7 (14.29%) Android Development
7 6 (12.24%) Coaching
8 5 (10.20%) Line Management
8 5 (10.20%) Agile Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Analytics
8 5 (10.20%) User Stories
8 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.20%) TDD
8 5 (10.20%) Software Testing
9 4 (8.16%) OOP
9 4 (8.16%) Project Management
10 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 41 (83.67%) C#
2 13 (26.53%) SQL
3 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.29%) Java
5 4 (8.16%) PHP
6 3 (6.12%) VB
6 3 (6.12%) VB6
7 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.04%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) VCP4
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) WAI
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Apple
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle
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